History Schools In New Jersey

There are 26 accredited history schools in New Jersey for faculty who teach history classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history training in New Jersey, which includes history training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Bloomfield College

    467 Franklin St, Bloomfield, New Jersey 07003

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  2. Caldwell College

    120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, New Jersey 07006-6195

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  3. Centenary College

    400 Jefferson St, Hackettstown, New Jersey 07840

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  4. Drew University

    36 Madison Ave, Madison, New Jersey 07940

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  5. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus

    1000 River Rd, Teaneck, New Jersey 07666

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  6. Felician College

    262 S Main St, Lodi, New Jersey 07644

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  7. Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham

    285 Madison Ave, Madison, New Jersey 07940

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  8. Georgian Court University

    900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, New Jersey 08701-2697

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  9. Rowan University

    201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, New Jersey 08028

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  10. New Jersey City University

    2039 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, New Jersey 07305

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  11. Kean University

    1000 Morris Ave, Union, New Jersey 07083-0411

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  12. Monmouth University

    400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch, New Jersey 07764-1898

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  13. Montclair State University

    1 Normal Avenue - 855 Valley Road, Montclair, New Jersey 07043-1624

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  14. New Jersey Institute of Technology

    University Heights, Newark, New Jersey 07102

    138 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Princeton University

    Princeton, New Jersey 08544-0070

    1 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Ramapo College of New Jersey

    505 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, New Jersey 07430-1680

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  17. Rider University

    2083 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648-3099

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  18. Rutgers University-Camden

    406 Penn, Camden, New Jersey 08102

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  19. Rutgers University-New Brunswick

    83 Somerset St, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-1281

    68 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Rutgers University-Newark

    249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall, Newark, New Jersey 07102

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. Saint Peter's College

    2641 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306-5997

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  22. Seton Hall University

    400 S Orange Ave, South Orange, New Jersey 07079-2697

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  23. College of Saint Elizabeth

    2 Convent Rd, Morristown, New Jersey 07960-6989

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  24. The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

    Jim Leeds Rd, Pomona, New Jersey 08240-0195

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  25. The College of New Jersey

    2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, New Jersey 08628-0718

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  26. William Paterson University of New Jersey

    300 Pompton Rd, Wayne, New Jersey 07470

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National History Employment

New Jersey 150
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of New Jersey.

Employment Growth for History professionals In New Jersey

270 290 290 220 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of history professionals is shrinking in New Jersey. There were 120 less history professionals working in New Jersey in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 44% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the change in the number of history professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in New Jersey

$45,755 $55,480 $56,995 $64,465 $65,380
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of history professionals is declining, the salaries paid to history professionals are increasing in New Jersey. History professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $45,755 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $65,380 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in New Jersey

10th percentile
$44,465
25th percentile
$54,510
50th percentile
$66,110
75th percentile
$77,595
90th percentile
$85,560

This represents a 30% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In New Jersey state, within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid history professionals earn 92% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in New Jersey

History
$65,380
Liberal Arts
$73,500
Political Science
$86,730

In New Jersey, history professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Jersey

associate
0
bachelor
26
master
8
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total36

The number of students graduating from the 26 accredited history schools in New Jersey is increasing. In New Jersey, there were 1,185 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,220 graduates from history courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in New Jersey by 3%. 72% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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